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Arrangements for Easter Ceremonies  –  Both Parishes

Penitential Services

Tues.  16th April   -    Portlaoise Parish Church              7.30 pm

Wed.  17th April   Mountrath Ch. 7.00 pm     Ballyfin Ch. 8.00 pm

Holy Thursday     18th April

Mass of the Lord’s Supper. 7.30pm. The Ceremony of the washing of the feet takes place during this Mass – Special Ministers of Holy Communion renew their commitment to this Sacred Ministry during this Mass

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament immediately after Mass at the Altar of Repose will conclude at midnight with Compline, the Night Prayer of the Church at 11.45 pm

Good Friday   19th April

Outdoor Stations of the Cross     Hollow Church to Roskelton Church.  -  10.00 am

Liturgy of the Passion    3.00 pm        Stations of the Cross   7.30 pm

Holy Saturday   20th April     

 Vigil Mass   9.00 pm

Easter Sunday – 21st April

Mass in the Hollow Ch. at 9.00 am   Ballyfin at 10.00am and Mountrath at 11.30 am